Hyper Dictionary

English Dictionary Computer Dictionary Video Dictionary Thesaurus Dream Dictionary Medical Dictionary


Search Dictionary:  

Meaning of CONFRONTING

Pronunciation:  kunfr'unting

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  taking the bull by the horns
 

CONFRONTING is a 11 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: braving, coping with, grappling, tackling
 
 See Also: attempt, effort, endeavor, endeavour, face, facing, try

 

 

Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: adversative, adverse, adversive, antagonistic, anti, antipathetic, antipodal, antithetic, antonymous, at cross-purposes, balancing, clashing, compensating, conflicting, contradictory, contradistinct, contrapositive, contrarious, contrary, contrasted, converse, counter, counterbalancing, counterpoised, countervailing, dead against, discordant, discrepant, eyeball to eyeball, eyeball-to-eyeball, facing, hostile, inconsistent, inimical, inverse, obverse, opposed, opposing, opposite, oppositional, oppositive, oppugnant, perverse, polar, polaric, polarized, repugnant, reverse, squared off
 

 

 

 

COPYRIGHT © 2000-2013 HYPERDICTIONARY.COM HOME | ABOUT HYPERDICTIONARY